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Re: Alternate means of conveying color-coded information


From: Phil Teare
Date: Mar 19, 2007 11:10AM

You could offer various versions (useing different color/tone pallets), as
there are incredibly few people with colour blindness who are blind to all
colours. So if I (I'm colour blind) could cycle through some options I'd be

Generaly speaking if someone can't distinguish between reds and greens (like
me) they can see sharp contrast between yellow and blue (and vice versa).

Phil Teare,
Technical Director & Lead Developer,
http://www.talklets.com from Textic Ltd.
(44) [0] 77 68479904